Carmen Llanes

Carmen Llanes is a Green For All Fellow Candidate.

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Friday, August 26, 2011 - 9:10am
A Cooperative Economy: The Time Is Now
I am impressed by the amount of knowledge in our communities. There are countless skills among those who are currently unemployed and underemployed and those who have been laid off during this recession. In more and more businesses, the tasks and responsibilities are being piled up on smaller staffs and overworked employees, many of whom find themselves increasingly fed up with top-down management that doesn't appreciate them.
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Friday, February 18, 2011 - 9:06am
Austin’s Landscape: Searching for Equality in an Emerging Green Economy
Austin is a place like no other in the country. It is a town full of green and blue, with nature and humanity in a precious balance, and pulsing with liberal ideologies, bustling businesses, and diverse ideas. It is full of conscious people and very active organizations, working to improve the city and the world in various ways. While at times the world of Austin activism and organizing can seem small, it still falls victim to silos that separate people who could otherwise be working together.
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